Spotting Scopes: What Are They & Do You Need One

Spotting Scopes: What Are They & Do You Need One

Binoculars give a great close-up while watching woodland creatures and are helpful in giving a glimpse at birds that are far away. When you have a spotting scope, however, you will be amazed at the difference it makes when viewing those distant birds. A spotting scope enables you to find more birds, and allows a user to distinguish field marks on distant shorebirds, waterfowls, and hawks, which are almost impossible to see when using binoculars.